Biology, Adjunct and Lab Instructor

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Biology, Adjunct and Lab Instructor
Open Internally or Externally External
If faculty, tenure track status Not Applicable
Reports to (title) Associate Dean
Department Biology -2G7 (School of STEM)
Requisition Number AP0021
Position Type One Semester Temporary
Job Category Adjunct - Variable
FT/PT Part-time
Initial Work Location Varies
Starting Salary Current Adjunct Rate
Job Open Date 04/02/2010
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Priority Review Date
Job Summary

Instructional delivery, management of learning environment and assessment of student learning for the Biology Course(s) or Biology Lab(s) assigned by the Department Chair or the Lab Coordinator

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

-Using pre-established curricula, teach courses or labs.
-Create and adhere to a departmentally approved syllabus.
-Assess student learning as prescribed by the department.
-Follow all SLCC policies and procedures.
-Adjunct Instructor will assign student grades for the course.
-Lab Instructors will report student performance to the lab
-Other duties as assigned by Department Chair or Lab

Essential Responsibilities and Duties Continued
Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience teaching college-level Biology Courses and/or college-level Biology Labs

Minimum Qualifications

Adjunct Instructor: MS in Biology or a closely related field with an emphasis in the area of Biology related to the course being taught

Lab Instructor: BS in Biology or a closely related field with an emphasis in the area of Biology related to the lab being taught

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Excellent content knowledge and teaching ability in Biology

Non-Essential Responsibilities and Duties

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Excellent computer and software skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, etc.)

Demonstrated skills and record of success in establishing good working relationships with students, staff, & faculty

Must be dependable

Special Instructions

Please attach additional documents (Resume, copies of credentials or transcripts, etc.) for consideration.

Official Transcripts are required for those who are offered employment only.

As directed by SLCC Policy, Adjunct positions are semester by semester contract with no guarantee of continued employment.

This is a pooled position and the department will review applications when positions become available.

Please contact Mary Jane Keleher at 801-957-4456 for more information.

FLSA Exempt

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Required Documents

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Optional Documents
  1. Resume / Curr. Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc
  4. Transcripts
  5. Letters of Reference